Weekend Getaway to Murchison Falls


Day 1: Arrival @ Entebbe -  Drive to Murchison falls. App. 4 – 5 hours’ drive

Adventure Consults’ representative will meet you on arrival at the airport, assist through customs, or (pick from your residence/hotel if already in Uganda), and start the adventure by 10am. Beginning with a panoramic drive northwest, you will proceed to Murchison falls arriving in time for Lunch. In the evening, go for a game drive. Dinner and overnight at the lodge – see options below.

Day 2: Game Viewing Safari - Murchison Falls N.P – Game drive takes 2 to 3 hours and the boat ride 2 hours.

Early morning game drive to the delta circuit where there’s a possibility of spotting the leopards along the leopard track, the Jackson's hartebeest, large concentrations of Uganda Kobs because of the many breeding grounds and large families of the Defassa waterbuck, together with Rothschild giraffe herds, groups of the dainty oribi and buffalo herds. The high supply of Kobs called for an unavoidable prides of lions to the delta too. Lunch at the lodge.

In the afternoon, you will safari upstream by boat to the calm Victoria Nile and the base of the falls just tens of meters from the "Devil's Cauldron." You have an option to hike to the top of the Murchison Falls, from this vantage point you will have an opportunity to see the Nile's beauty perfected as you watch the Nile forced through a seven meter cleft in the rocks and plunge 45 meters below, forming a spectacular rainbow. Meals and overnight at the lodge – see options below.

Day 3:  Return to Kampala – App. 5 hours drive.

After breakfast, cross the Nile and start for Kampala with a stop and visit to the ZIWA RHINO SANCTUARY (a sanctuary created to re-introduce Rhino to Uganda after their extinction in 1982), after lunch proceed to Kampala or drop off at the airport in time for your return flight.

Accommodation;

we don’t restrict on where to stay but here are recommended options;

Paraa Safari Lodge, Baker’s lodge or  Fort-Murchison & Chobe Safari Lodge – Get in touch for discounted quote/s & many more options.


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